Research & Development
Euglena Co., Ltd. promotes biotechnology centered on sustainability. We will continue to expand the circle of science and technology and manufacturing together with our enthusiastic and sincere colleagues, and transform it into a force that drives society. We are conducting research and development for that purpose.
It plays a central role in our research and development, such as accumulating collaborations with university companies nationwide and conducting basic research.
Euglena and Chlorella culture plants. We are conducting research including field experiments.
We are researching water purification technology using Euglena
Adjacent to the woody biomass power plant, we are conducting research and culture of microalgae for fuel using exhaust gas and waste heat.
Do what no one has done before and develop the technology to mass-cultivate Euglena outdoors.
The world’s first outdoor mass cultivation of Euglena
Cultivate Euglena with CO2 discharged from industrial chimneys.
Used gas emissions released by thermal power plants
August 2008 to February 2009
Developed a selective breeding method for Euglena with a high oil content to reduce the cost of biofuel
October 2014 to March 2017
Cultivate Euglena using sewage in sewage treatment plants.
Took up the challenge of the Ministry of Land, Infrastructure, Transport and Tourism’s B-DASH Project
April 2015 to March 2017
Cultivate Euglena using Japanese proprietary technology.
Reduced the cost of cultivating microalgae for use in fuels in Mie Prefecture
Raise Hinai chickens using Euglena as animal feed.
Development of “Euglena chickens” with a passion for the umami taste of the fatty meat and meat quality
November 2015 to September 2018
Produce biofuel using Euglena.
Completed the construction of a demonstration plant for producing bio-jet and diesel fuel and started the production of biofuel
From November 2016
Euglena Co., Ltd.’s food products, cosmetics, and health check services
Supporting children, refugees and farmers in Bangladesh
Support for Real Tech ventures
Sports promotion, educational assistance and regional development in the Yaeyama region